Citizens Assembly Register
Version: 0.4.0. This is the latest version. See all versions.
Dataset of known citizen assemblies in the UK and their reports.
See the GitHub page for instructions on adding new data.
This dataset itself is licenced as CC-BY-4.0 - cached versions of reports may be licenced in different ways.
Table: Citizens Assembly Register
Basic dataset of known UK citizens assemblies
|Column name||Data type||Description||Unique||Required values|
|unique_id||string||A unique ID for the assembly to match against other datasets. This is a slugified version of the assembly name and year.||Yes|
|authority_type||string||The type of public authority (or other actor) that ran the assembly||No||Local Authority, NHS, Nation, Other|
|local_authority_code||string||For local authorities, the three letter code from https://pages.mysociety.org/uk_local_authority_names_and_codes/||No|
|org_name||string||Name of organisation that hosted the assembly||No|
|url||string||Link to an official page about the assembly||No|
|report_pdf_url||string||Link (as direct as possible) to a PDF of the assembly report||No|
|faciliator||string||Organisation that faciliated/ran the assembly||No|
|assembly_status||string||Whether the assembly is ongoing or finished||No||Finished, Ongoing|
|assembly_year||integer||When the assembly started (some may run for multiple years)||No||2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023|
|number_participants||number||Number of participants in the assembly||No|
|assembly_description||string||A short description of the assembly||Yes|
|thematic_grouping||string||A broad thematic grouping for the assembly||No|
|source_notes||string||Rough notes on any issues finding the assembly data||No|
|data_source||string||If this information was found during a particular org's research||No||InvolveTracker2021, mySocietySearch|
|licence_notes||string||Notes on creative commons (or other) licence, or copyright notices||No|
|cached_report_url||string||A link to a cached version of the report PDF in this archive.||No|
Change in data for resource(s): register
New field(s) added to resource: licence_notes
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New field(s) added to resource: url,cached_report_url